House Simple Resolution 134
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Condemning the military coup that took place on February 1, 2021, in Burma and the Burmese military detention of civilian leaders, calling for the release of all those detained and for those elected to serve in Parliament to resume their duties, and for other purposes.
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Passed House on Mar 19, 2021
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Introduced
Feb 18, 2021
Latest Action
Mar 19, 2021
Origin Chamber
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Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
134
Congress
117
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International Affairs
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House Votes (2)
Passed
March 19, 2021
Type
Final Passage Under Suspension Of The Rules Results
House Roll Call Votes
Summary

This resolution condemns the military coup that took place in Burma (Myanmar) on February 1, 2021. It also calls on the Burmese military to (1) release all those detained arbitrarily in the coup, (2) restore all forms of communications, and (3) return to power all members of the civilian government.

Text (2)
March 19, 2021
February 18, 2021
Actions (12)
03/19/2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
03/19/2021
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 398 - 14, 1 Present (Roll no. 97). (text: CR 03/18/2021 H1563-1564)
03/19/2021
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 398 - 14, 1 Present (Roll no. 97).(text: CR 03/18/2021 H1563-1564)
03/19/2021
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1601-1602)
03/18/2021
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
03/18/2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 134.
03/18/2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1563-1566)
03/18/2021
Mr. Meeks moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
02/25/2021
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
02/25/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
02/18/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
02/18/2021
Introduced in House
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Feb 19, 2021 8:12:13 AM
Record Updated
Apr 30, 2021 3:30:20 PM